Malaria elimination in Botswana, 2012–2014: achievements and challenges

Botswana’s experience shows some of the practical challenges of elimination efforts. Among them are the substantial movements of human infections within and among countries, and the persistence of asymptomatic reservoir infections.

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Publication date: February 2016
Source: Malaria Journal

High burden of malaria following scale-up of control interventions in Nchelenge District, Luapula Province, Zambia

A paper finding that despite high coverage with vector control interventions, the burden of malaria in Nchelenge District, Zambia remained high from 2006 to 2012. There are several possible explanations, highlighting that quality information at fine spatial scales will be critical for targeting effective interventions and measurement of progress.

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Publication date: April 2014
Source: Malaria Journal